Course Description

This course focuses on preservation technologies, methods and best practices in executing the preservation and sustainable rehabilitation of buildings and urban assets. The topics include the decay and damage of wood, masonry (terra cotta, stone, brick, and adobe), reinforced concrete, iron and steel, paints and varnishes; repair (mortar and repointing), substitute materials, and SMART building components; and the completion of the repair, construction, and strengthening of buildings.

Relevant Programs


Thank you for your interest in this course. Unfortunately, it is not scheduled for the Spring 2020 term.

Please browse our courses available this term.